Ka kore te kaitākaro Pōtae Pango a Doug Bracewell o Ngāti Maniapoto e tākaro i te tukinga whakamutunga o ngā whakamātautau e rua ki a Ahitereria, nā te wharanga ki tōna pakihiwi matau. Heoi ano, e hiahia ana te kaiepa tere a Trent Boult o Ngāti Porou kia mataara mai te kapa whai muri i tā rātou hinganga.
Ko te kaiepa mataamua mō ngā Pōtae Pango, ko Trent Boult e aro nui ana ki tana mahi matua, arā te turaki i ngā wīkiti.
“I'd like the ball to swing a bit more,” hei tā Trent Boult no Ngāti Porou.
E mōhio ana ia kei hea tōna tūranga mo te rarangitanga o ngā kaihahau i mua i te whakamātautau whakamutunga ki Otautahi.
Hei tāna, “It's about a 50/50 ratio, obviously I’m in the team as a bowler.”
Kāti, he whakaharatau nui kei mua i te aroaro mo te Rāhoroi. Me te whakapono a te kaihahau a Mitchell Marsh o Ahitereria, me turaki i a rātou a Boult.
Ka ngaro atu a Doug Bracewell i te whakamātautau whakamutunga, he wharanga kei tōna pakihiwi matau. Ā, he ekenga nui tēnei mā Brendon McCullum ki tōna tukinga whakamutunga.
“He's a true leader and everyone looks up to him in the team. I owe a lot to him to be honest and he's going to be sorely missed,” hei tā Boult.
Boult says McCullum is a true leader, “Everyone looks up to him in the team. I owe a lot to him to be honest and he's going to be sorely missed.”